celiac artery

celiac artery


Definition of CELIAC ARTERY

: a short thick artery arising from the aorta just below the diaphragm and dividing almost immediately into the gastric, hepatic, and splenic arteries—called also celiac axis, truncus celiacus

Illustration of CELIAC ARTERY

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up celiac artery? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).